College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

MATH 401: Mathematics through 3D Printing

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General Information

Credits: 3

Description:

Incorporates new mathematics from a large variety of fields into the design and creation of 3D printed models, as well as the written and oral communication of these mathematical ideas. Topics vary but might include regular and quasiregular tilings, Platonic and Archimedean solids and their duality, orientable and non-orientable surfaces, fractals, chaotic attractors, Riemann surfaces, and data visualization. Offered by Mathematics. Limited to three attempts.
Mason Core: Capstone
Recommended Prerequisite: MATH 300 and at least 3 credits of Mathematics above MATH 300.
Schedule Type: Lecture
Grading:
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.